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Mimi Chakarova

2011 The Price of Sex

The Price of Sex / Mimi Chakarova

Price of Sex is a feature-length documentary about young Eastern European women who’ve been drawn into a netherworld of sex trafficking and abuse. Intimate, harrowing and revealing, it is a story told by the young women who were supposed to be silenced by shame, fear and violence. Photojournalist Mimi Chakarova, who grew up in Bulgaria, takes us on a personal investigative journey, exposing the shadowy world of sex trafficking from Eastern Europe to the Middle East and Western Europe. Filming undercover and gaining extraordinary access, Chakarova illuminates how, even though some women escape to tell their stories, sex trafficking continues to thrive.

Director:Mimi Chakarova
Script:Mimi Chakarova
Cinematography:Adam Keker
Editing:Stephanie Challberg
Sound:Bob Edwards
Music:Christopher Hedge
Producer:Mimi Chakarova
Production:Violeu Films, USA
Format:DigiBeta Color
Production Country:USA
Production Year:2011
World Sales:CAT&Docs, France Catherine Le Clef T. +33 1 4459 6353
Best Narration & Award For Excellence - The Los Angeles Movie Awards
Screening Schedule
PAVLOS ZANNAS:Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 22:30 | ID:626
TONIA MARKETAKI:Sunday, March 18, 2012 - 23:00 | ID:936
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